Paragon Backup & Recovery Free 17 unleashed, now supports differential and incremental backups
July 10, 2018 – 11:13 | Comments Off on Paragon Backup & Recovery Free 17 unleashed, now supports differential and incremental backups
Paragon Backup & Recovery Free 17 unleashed, now supports differential and incremental backups

Paragon Software GmbH has released Paragon Backup & Recovery 17 Free 64-bit (also available for 32-bit), a brand-new version of its free (for personal use) backup and restore tool for Windows PCs.
Version 17 sees the …

Stop ransomware infecting your MBR with MBRFilter
October 21, 2016 – 10:42 | Comments Off on Stop ransomware infecting your MBR with MBRFilter
Stop ransomware infecting your MBR with MBRFilter

Cisco’s Talos Group has released MBRFilter, a Windows disk filter which prevents malware overwriting a drive’s Master Boot Record (MBR).
This can stop some ransomware variants – Petya, Satana – from installing and taking full control …

View, save and restore a drive’s MBR/ boot sector with HDHacker
December 10, 2014 – 06:42 | Comments Off on View, save and restore a drive’s MBR/ boot sector with HDHacker
View, save and restore a drive’s MBR/ boot sector with HDHacker

Before a PC can access a drive, it must first read various disk structures: the boot sector, master boot record (MBR), partition table, and so on. Normally you don’t have to care about any of …

Paragon Backup & Recovery 2014 Free adds new virtual backup tools, revamps user interface
February 7, 2014 – 10:53 | Comments Off on Paragon Backup & Recovery 2014 Free adds new virtual backup tools, revamps user interface
Paragon Backup & Recovery 2014 Free adds new virtual backup tools, revamps user interface

Paragon Software Group has released Paragon Backup & Recovery 2014 Free for Windows PCs, a major refresh of its drive-imaging and restore tool. The tool, now available as a separate 64-bit build for the first …

Paragon Backup & Recovery 12 Home released
August 14, 2012 – 13:01 | Comments Off on Paragon Backup & Recovery 12 Home released
Paragon Backup & Recovery 12 Home released

Paragon Software has released Backup & Recovery 12 Home, the latest edition of its extremely capable consumer-oriented backup tool. And while the New Features list is a little on the short side this time, build …

Paragon launches Backup & Recovery 11 Home
September 14, 2011 – 13:29 | Comments Off on Paragon launches Backup & Recovery 11 Home
Paragon launches Backup & Recovery 11 Home

Paragon Software has updated its home drive-imaging backup tool, Paragon Backup & Recovery Home to version 11. This new build offers four different recovery environments, adding WinPE 3.0 to existing Linux, Windows and DOS recovery …

Review: Paragon Hard Disk Manager 11 Professional
May 3, 2011 – 10:35 | Comments Off on Review: Paragon Hard Disk Manager 11 Professional
Review: Paragon Hard Disk Manager 11 Professional

Paragon’s Hard Disk Manager is a comprehensive collection of hard drive tools that comes in three different flavours. Hard Disk Manager Suite is powerful, but aimed at home users. The Server edition targets corporations, with its ability …

Review: Paragon Drive Copy 11 Professional
February 11, 2011 – 07:40 | Comments Off on Review: Paragon Drive Copy 11 Professional
Review: Paragon Drive Copy 11 Professional

Upgrading your hard drive used to be a time-consuming process, where you’d spend hours reinstalling and reconfiguring Windows and all your applications.
Paragon Drive Copy 11 Professional offers a simpler approach, though. Its straightforward wizards allow …

Review: Paragon Backup & Recovery 10 Home
September 13, 2010 – 22:39 | 2 Comments
Review: Paragon Backup & Recovery 10 Home

We’re generally a little cautious of software tagged with the “Home” label. Sometimes this can mean the program has significant limitations or omissions that greatly affect how it can be used.
Paragon Backup & Recovery 10 …

Paragon Software release a powerful free backup tool
September 3, 2010 – 11:29 | Comments Off on Paragon Software release a powerful free backup tool
Paragon Software release a powerful free backup tool

Paragon Software have released Backup & Recovery 2010 Free Advanced, a free-for-personal-use backup tool with a host of professional features.
The program allows you to create a backup image of anything from your hard drive’s Master …

Fix an unbootable PC with Paragon Rescue Kit 10 Free
August 3, 2010 – 14:19 | Comments Off on Fix an unbootable PC with Paragon Rescue Kit 10 Free
Fix an unbootable PC with Paragon Rescue Kit 10 Free

You turn your PC on, a BIOS message or two pops up, then Windows loads, and (eventually) the desktop appears. This happens automatically, every time, and so it’s very easy to take the process for …